The first table below looks at the demand for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leicestershire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 41 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 6 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.69% 3.17% 1.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 21.88% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate £310 £331 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.37% -2.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £297 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £420 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +16.00%
Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
42 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.80% 14.48% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 8
Average daily rate £313 £331 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% -5.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 10
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +46.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
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Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leicestershire region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leicestershire region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -9 4 £336 +22.27%
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East Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) COM+
1 5 (35.71%) XML
1 5 (35.71%) C++
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
1 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
1 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Security
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) Back Office
5 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Project Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) C++ Developer
1 5 (35.71%) C++ Software Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Service Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Migration Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Transition Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Web Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Web Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) COM+
1 5 (35.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
1 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
1 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Security
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) VMware